The Southwest monsoon or Habagat, and localized thunderstorms are expected to bring partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rain showers over the National Capital Region and the rest of the country, PAGASA said Saturday.
In its 24-hour forecast, the weather agency also warned that severe thunderstorms may cause possible flash floods or landslides.
Meanwhile, the synoptic station at the Science Garden, Diliman, Quezon City recorded a minimum temperature of 26.5°C at 5:30 a.m. and a maximum temperature of 33°C at 1:50 p.m.
Thunderstorm Advisory No. 5 #NCR_PRSD
Issued at: 3:38 PM,19 June 2021
— PAGASA-DOST (@dost_pagasa) June 19, 2021
According to PAGASA, moderate to heavy rain showers with lightning and strong winds are expected over Zambales, Batangas, Bataan, Pampanga, and Bulacan within the next two hours.
As of posting, heavy to intense rain showers with lightning and strong winds are prevailing in Tarlac and Nueva Ecija, which may persist within two hours and affect nearby areas.
PAGASA advised affected residents to take precautionary measures. —Joahna Lei Casilao/LBG, GMA News